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Supreme Court / Stevens Successor #963853

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 21, 2010
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(White House: Jake Tapper) The competing choices for President Obama's pick to succeed retiring Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens featured; details given about how all current justices were appellate court judges. [In video, OBAMA - lists qualifications.] [George Washington University law school professor Jeffrey ROSEN†- says we have have had no politicians on the court in a long time.] [On "This Week," former President Bill CLINTON - asks if having no Protestant justice matters.] ["National Journal" magazine Stuart TAYLOR†- says religion won't govern the choice & there are enough from Harvard & Yale.] Photos of nine candidates with four who are not ivy leaguers shown.

Sawyer, Diane;
Tapper, Jake

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